Can we update Created By using Power Automate?

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Hi Team

 

I have 2 SharePoint Lists , List1 and List2

 

Using Power Automate, I am creating an entry in List2 when an item is created in List1.

 

Created By for List2 item is always a connection which I use in the flow. 

 

I want to show Created By of List2 item as the original creator (Created By of List1).

 

Thanks in advance.

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Hi @MadhusudanShettyMS 

 

To my knowledge, I'm not sure there is a way to do that as Power Automate will use the flow account holders attributes for the Created by.

 

As a workaround, you could try a Single line column (e.g. Created_by) in List 2 and have the original (List 1) Created by put into the List 2 Created_by. Save the view with the column to ensure you see it consistently.

 

Hope something in there gives you some ideas.

 

Cheers and best wishes

Damien